Speeches by category

Central bankers' speeches - Apr to Jun 2012

Date Titles
29 Jun 2012

Benoît Cœuré: The euro area sovereign debt market: lessons from the crisis

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the 12th IMF Annual Forum on Managing Sovereign Risk and Public Debt: "Managing Sovereign Debt: A Seismic Shift in demand and Supply Dynamics?", Rio de Janeiro, 28-29 June 2012.

29 Jun 2012

Vítor Constâncio: Understanding the driving forces behind systemic financial crises

Speech by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the 2011 Bernácer Prize Award Ceremony in honour of Mr Lasse Heje Pedersen, Madrid, 28 June 2012.

29 Jun 2012

K C Chakrabarty: ICT based financial inclusion - carving a new path through innovation

Address by Dr K C Chakrabarty, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Inaugural Plenary session of the 7th BANKing TECH Summit 2012, Mumbai, 28 June 2012.

28 Jun 2012

Rodrigo Vergara: Chile's latest Monetary Policy Report and Financial Stability Report

Presentation by Mr Rodrigo Vergara, Governor of the Central Bank of Chile, of the Monetary Policy Report and the Financial Stability Report, before the Finance Commission of the Honorable Senate of the Republic, Santiago de Chile, 18 June 2012.

28 Jun 2012

Bwalya K E Ng'andu: Financing small- and medium-scale industries in Africa

Keynote speech by Dr Bwalya K E Ng'andu, Deputy Governor (Operations) of the Bank of Zambia, to the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa Expert Group Meeting on "Financing small- and medium-scale industries in Africa", Lusaka, 26 June 2012.

28 Jun 2012

Deepak Mohanty: Price stability and financial stability - an emerging market perspective

Address by Mr Deepak Mohanty, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, in the 2012 Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Board Retreat, Cape Town, South Africa, 27 June 2012.

27 Jun 2012

Ipumbu Shiimi: Addressing financial inclusion in Namibia

Statement by Mr Ipumbu Shiimi, Governor of the Bank of Namibia, at the official launch of the Nam-mic Payment Solution, Windhoek, 24 April 2012.

27 Jun 2012

Ebson Uanguta: Promoting innovation and entrepreneurship in Namibia

Speech by Mr Ebson Uanguta, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Namibia, at the Namibia Business Innovation Centre (NBIC) Business Idea Competition, Windhoek, 23 May 2012.

26 Jun 2012

Loi M Bakani: Papua New Guinea's semi annual Monetary Policy Statement (MPS)

Address by Mr Loi M Bakani, Governor of the Bank of Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby, 30 March 2012.

26 Jun 2012

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Asia in the world - sustaining the region's transformative momentum

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the Wharton Global Alumni Forum: "Asia in the world - sustaining the region's transformative momentum", Jakarta, 22 June 2012.

26 Jun 2012

G Padmanabhan: India's regulatory approach to sophisticated financial products

Comments by Mr G Padmanabhan, Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India, at the Award Ceremony of Dufrenoy Prize for Responsible Innovation in Finance, Paris, 18 June 2012.

22 Jun 2012

Peter Pang: Launch of the new cross-border collateral management service

Remarks by Mr Peter Pang, Deputy Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary, at the cross-border collateral management service signing ceremony and press conference, Hong Kong, 20 June 2012.

22 Jun 2012

Øystein Olsen: Promoting high-quality research in financial economics

Closing remarks by Mr Øystein Olsen, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the Norwegian Finance Initiative (NFI) conference 2012, Oslo, 20 June 2012.

22 Jun 2012

Mark Carney: Financing the global transition

Remarks by Mr Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board, at the Atlantic Institute for Market Studies, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 21 June 2012.

21 Jun 2012

Sayuri Shirai: Europe's economic and financial developments and monetary policy in Japan

Speech by Ms Sayuri Shirai, Member of the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan, at the 77th meeting of the Society for the Economic Studies of Securities, Tokyo, 9 June 2012.

19 Jun 2012

Thomas Jordan: The Swiss economy and global economic outlook

Introductory remarks by Mr Thomas Jordan, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Media News Conference of the Swiss National Bank, Berne, 14 June 2012.

19 Jun 2012

Benoît Cœuré: The importance of money markets

Speech by Mr Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, at the Morgan Stanley 16th Annual Global Investment seminar, Tourrettes, Provence, 16 June 2012.

19 Jun 2012

Vítor Constâncio: Financial stability - measurement and policy

Speech by Mr Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President of the European Central Bank, at the high level conference on "Financial stability - methodological advances and policy issues", Frankfurt am Main, 14 June 2012.

19 Jun 2012

Jean-Pierre Danthine: The Swiss National Bank's 2012 Financial Stability Report

Speech by Mr Jean-Pierre Danthine, Vice Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank, at the Media News Conference of the Swiss National Bank, Berne, 14 June 2012.

19 Jun 2012

Ardian Fullani: Banking system and economic development

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the joint press conference with Mr Gani Gërguri, Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Kosovo, Tirana, 12 June 2012.

19 Jun 2012

Ardian Fullani: South East Europe - pre-requisites for reform

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the high-level seminar "South East Europe: pre-requisites for reform", hosted by the Bank of Albania in collaboration with the University of Oxford, Tirana, 14 June 2012.

19 Jun 2012

John McDermott: The future of inflation targeting?

Comments by Mr John McDermott, Assistant Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, prepared for the BIS Research Workshop "Globalisation and inflation dynamics in Asia and the Pacific", hosted by the Bank for International Settlements, Hong Kong representative office, 19 June 2012.

15 Jun 2012

Mario Draghi: President's address at the 14th ECB and its Watchers Conference

Speech by Mr Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, at the 14th ECB and its Watchers Conference, Frankfurt am Main, 15 June 2012.

15 Jun 2012

Gill Marcus: The changing mandates of central banks - the challenges for domestic policy

Address by Ms Gill Marcus, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS), Johannesburg, 30 May 2012.

15 Jun 2012

Agathe Côté: Strengthening financial infrastructure - the new Canadian central counterparty

Remarks by Ms Agathe Côté, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, to the Association of Quebec Women in Finance, Montréal, Quebec, 14 June 2012

15 Jun 2012

Daniel Mminele: Taking stock of the global and South African environment

Address by Mr Daniel Mminele, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the 6th Annual Cocktail Function of the Financial Markets Department, Pretoria, 10 May 2012.

15 Jun 2012

Daniel Mminele: Monetary policy implementation - the impact of the changing regulatory landscape on the policy transmission mechanism

Address by Mr Daniel Mminele, Deputy Governor of the South African Reserve Bank, at the Rand Merchant Bank FICC Research Macro Forum, Cape Town, 31 May 2012.

15 Jun 2012

Øystein Olsen: The conduct of monetary policy

Introductory statement by Mr Øystein Olsen, Governor of Norges Bank (Central Bank of Norway), at the hearing before the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs of the Storting (Norwegian parliament), Oslo, 29 May 2012.

15 Jun 2012

Ardian Fullani: Promoting investment in Albania

Speech by Mr Ardian Fullani, Governor of the Bank of Albania, at the 3d International Conference on "FDIs in Albania", organised by the Albanian Investment and Development Agency (AIDA) and the Islamic Development Bank (IDB), Tirana, 11 June 2012.

15 Jun 2012

Jens Weidmann: Everything flows? The future role of monetary policy

Speech by Dr Jens Weidmann, President of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the 2012 ZEW Economic Forum, Mannheim, 12 June 2012.

15 Jun 2012

Andreas Dombret: The present state of the euro-area sovereign debt crisis

Speech by Dr Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Macro Conference, London, 12 June 2012.

15 Jun 2012

Stefan Ingves: Financial crises and financial regulation - thoughts after five turbulent years

Speech by Mr Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, to the Swedish Economics Association, Stockholm, 13 June 2012.

15 Jun 2012

Yaseen Anwar: Managing Systemically Important Financial Institutions (SIFIs)

Speech by Mr Yaseen Anwar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the second meeting of the Financial Stability Board (FSB) Regional Consultative Group for Asia, Kuala Lumpur, 14 May 2012.

15 Jun 2012

Yaseen Anwar: International regulatory initiatives to enhance global financial stability

Speech by Mr Yaseen Anwar, Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan, at the 9th Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) Summit, hosted by the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey, Istanbul, 16 May 2012.

15 Jun 2012

Peter Praet: Heterogeneity in a monetary union: What have we learned?

Speech by Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, at the 14th ECB and its Watchers Conference, Frankfurt am Main, 15 June 2012.

14 Jun 2012

Miguel Fernández Ordóñez: Presentation of the 2011 Annual Report

Address by Mr Miguel Fernández Ordóñez, Governor of the Bank of Spain, to the Governing Council of the Bank of Spain on the presentation of the 2011 Annual Report, Madrid, 8 June 2012.

14 Jun 2012

Masaaki Shirakawa: The era of linkages among Asia and across the Pacific Ocean

Remarks (via videoconference) by Mr Masaaki Shirakawa, Governor of the Bank of Japan, at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Conference, San Francisco, 11 June 2012.

14 Jun 2012

Daniel K Tarullo: Shadow banking after the financial crisis

Speech by Mr Daniel K Tarullo, Member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Conference on "Challenges in global finance: the role of Asia", San Francisco, California, 12 June 2012.

14 Jun 2012

Matthew Elderfield: Solvency II - the impact in Europe and Bermuda

Address by Mr Matthew Elderfield, Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, at the Insurance Day Summit, Hamilton, 12 June 2012.

14 Jun 2012

Zeti Akhtar Aziz: Enhancing corporate governance practices in the Malaysian financial sector

Keynote address by Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Governor of the Central Bank of Malaysia, at the official launch of the Financial Institutions' Directors Education (FIDE) Forum, Sasana Kijang, Bank Negara Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, 12 June 2012.